Imperialism vs Continentalism - What's the difference?

imperialism | continentalism |


As nouns the difference between imperialism and continentalism

is that imperialism is the policy of forcefully extending a nation's authority by territorial gain or by the establishment of economic and political dominance over other nations while continentalism is the adoption of common policies amongst the countries of a particular continent (especially continental europe).

imperialism

Noun

(-)
  • The policy of forcefully extending a nation's authority by territorial gain or by the establishment of economic and political dominance over other nations.
  • See also

    * imperialist * imperialistic

    continentalism

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia continentalism) (en noun)
  • The adoption of common policies amongst the countries of a particular continent (especially continental Europe)